Jewish historico-critical school of the nineteenth century.

by Nathan Stern

Publisher: Arno Press in New York

Written in English
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  • Hebrew literature, Modern -- 19th century -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

SeriesThe Jewish people: history, religion, literature
LC ClassificationsPJ5019 .S8 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5411412M
ISBN 100405052898
LC Control Number73002228

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